One Night in Katoomba

As they were re-setting the tables after last night’s “dinner session” a the Katoomba RSL, I noticed one of the blokes had a tape measure, and was measuring the distance between the tables. I overheard him tell a colleague about the “plain clothes inspectors” who were visiting local venues to ensure they were “Covid Safe”.

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Scenic World and Echo Point

The phrase “Scenic World” summons up images of a theme park, which (as a tourist) doesn’t hold a lot of attraction for me. There are certainly elements of a “theme park” (the tourist shop, the cable cars), but Scenic World (in The Blue Mountains) offers a hell of a lot more. “We’ve been closed for

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Emu Plains and Beyond

The further west you go in Sydney, the more you see the faces change. Even though there’s a large amount of cultural diversity in Central Sydney, it doesn’t take long before you see “brown faces” begin to dominate those getting on and off the train. By around Burwood/Strathfield, the advertising billboards have changed to feature

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